Façade Improvement Grant Program

The City of Princeton Economic Development Corporation Façade Improvement Matching Incentive Grant Program provides a dollar-for-dollar match in the form of reimbursement up to a maximum of $10,000 for eligible improvements to facades in the City of Princeton.

Participants are eligible for up to one incentive per 12-month period from the completion of a previous project under this program, if applicable. Applicants who meet the $10,000 match threshold are eligible for the waiver of building permit fees.

Only building permit fees that are part of the incentive application will be waived. Building permit fees for improvements not related to the incentive application and/or is not visible from the street, parking area, or public park are not eligible for the fee waiver.

Facade Application

Complete the application and email it to DeShawyna Walker.

Facade Improvement Grant and Application (PDF)

  1. Eligibility
  2. Eligible Improvements
  3. Ineligible Improvements
  4. Application Requirements
  5. Program Guidelines

Eligibility

  • Improvements must comply with all applicable state and local code requirements.
  • Improvements must be on the exterior and visible to the public (street, parking area, or public park).
  • Buildings with multiple tenants are eligible for one program incentive per tenant, per 12-month period from the completion of the previous program project.